Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    One who by an honest contract or agreement purchases property or acquires an interest therein without knowledge or means of knowledge sufficient to charge him in law with knowledge of any infirmity or flaw in the title of the seller. See 2 N. E. (111.) 512.